Our Providers


Dr. Janet Dees

  • Undergraduate Degree: Davidson College 1988
  • Medical Degree: East Carolina University School of Medicine 1992
  • Pediatric Residency: Medical College of Georgia 1995
  • Master of Business Administration: Wake Forest University 2001
Dr. Dees is a native of Greensboro.  She has been practicing in the Greensboro and High Point area since 1995.  She started Northwest Pediatrics, Inc. in 2001 and has enjoyed watching the patients grow and develop along with our practice.  She has 2 children and spends time outside the office with her family. 



Dr. Preston Lentz

  • Undergraduate Degree: NC State University 1978
  • Medical Degree: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1982
  • Pediatric Residency: Medical College of Virginia 1985
Dr. Lentz joined Northwest Pediatrics, Inc. in 2008 after 20 years of practice in the Greensboro Area.  He is a native of Burlington, NC and an avid tennis player.  He is a proud grandfather whose newest granddaughter is one of our patients.  He is known for his fun sense of humor and his generosity with the staff.



Dr. Jennifer Summer

  • Undergraduate Degree: Bucknell University 1994
  • Medical Degree: State University of New York Health Science Center - Syracuse 1999
  • Pediatric Residency: Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center 2002
Dr. Summer joined Northwest Pediatrics, Inc. in 2008 after several years of private practice in Greensboro.  She has a special interest in international adoptions.  Dr. Summer is active in the Junior League and was appointed to the Moses Cone Hospital's Medical Executive Committee.  She is an energetic mom to her 2 wonderful children.



Dr. Kate Vapne

  • Undergraduate Degree and Medical Degree: Second Moscow State Medical Institute, Moscow, Russia 1991
  • Pediatric Residency: Maimonides Medical Center 2001
Dr. Vapne joined Northwest Pediatrics, Inc. in 2004 after several years of private practice in New York.  She is originally from Russia and has also lived in Canada.  She is the mother of 2 boys and is known for her kindness and compassion.  It is important to her that both her sons are as fluent in Russian as she is.



Rachel Mills, PNP

  • Undergraduate Degree: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1993
  • Nurse Practitioner Degree: Emory University 1996
Rachel worked several years at Guilford Child Health in High Point before joining Northwest Pediatrics in 2002. She grew up in the Jamestown area and stays busy with her 3 children.  She is an exceptional nurse practitioner and person.



Donna Brandon, PA-C

  • Undergraduate Degree: Florida State University, 1982
  • Physicians Assistant Degree: Wake Forest University Bowman Gray School of Medicine, 1993

Donna joined Northwest Pediatrics, Inc. in 2004 after 10 years of private practice pediatric experience.  Donna is gifted in all aspects of pediatric care, both well care and sick care.  She is a busy mom to 2 active and fun-loving children.

LOCATION

2835 Horsepen Creek Rd.
Suite 101
Greensboro, NC 27410